Humanities@Work connects Case Western Reserve University humanities students with corporate, government, nonprofit, and other partners through community discussions, networking events, and paid career opportunities. Humanities@Work is sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences and the Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities and in collaboration with the CWRU Career Center, the Office of Corporate Relations, and the Office of Government and Community Relations.

Please note: This site only has information about undergraduate programming at the Baker-Nord Center.  For information on all of the center’s programming, including public events, faculty funding, and endowed lectures, please visit the Baker-Nord Center’s website, bakernord.case.edu.

Khalil Muhammad Visiting Campus

Khalil Gibran Muhammad, widely known as one of the most influential authorities on racial justice in America, will headline the 2020 MLK Convocation on Friday, January 17 at 12:45 p.m. in the Tinkham Veale University Center ballroom. Muhammad is Professor of History, Race, and Public Policy at Harvard University. His work...

Keys to a Successful Gap Year

On Monday, November 25, the Center for Civic Engagement (CCEL) and Postgraduate Planning (PGP&EE) are hosting an informational networking event where you can learn extraordinary models for utlilizing a gap year in between college and the start of your career. Tink Ballroom A. Register online at tinyurl.com/gapyear19

Art|Sci Feature on Baker-Nord Undergraduates

The Fall/Winter 2019 Issue of Art|Sci Magazine features a profile of the Baker-Nord Center's undergraduate programming, highlighting the achievements of some of our current Baker-Nord Scholars, as well as several summer internships made possible by the Humanities@Work and Feldman Grants. Below is a preview, with a link to the...

Exciting Jobs on Handshake

There have recently been some great new jobs posted on the CWRU Handshake site, which is managed by the Office of Postgraduate Planning. Check out these listings by companies searching for Humanities majors: TED Talks (New York, NY) Coachella Media (University Heights, OH) Kaiser Permanente (Pasadena, CA) KIPP D.C....

Paid Internships in Art Curation, History, & Learning

The Saint Louis Art Museum is once again offering four, full-time, paid internships.   The internship is open to current students and 2020 graduates of graduate programs in art history or related fields and to upper-class students in art history (or related) undergraduate programs. The applications will be open starting in mid-December...

Internships at Playhouse Square

Playhouse Square is currently looking to fill five internship positions in Digital Marketing, Ticket Sales, Marketing, Digital Content, and Production. The Playhouse is a wonderful employer, and an easy and quick bus ride down Euclid Ave. If you are interested in applying, please visit their employment page, which also...

Finding Summer Internships with PGP&EE

The Office of Post-Graduate Planning and Experiential Education is continuing their workshop meetups for all undergraduate students in the College of Arts & Sciences, which are especially useful to students who don't know where to begin in searching for summer internships. Students can RSVP in Handshake. Thursday, October 24,...

Humanities@Work: Entertainment

We are pleased to announce the Fall 2019 Humanities@Work Panel theme of Entertainment: Careers in Marketing, Music, & Theater! The discussion will feature Mark Leddy (Kenyon, History '82), the Owner and Co-Founder of Beachland Ballroom; Cindi Szymanski (Cincinnati, English '97), Assistant Director of Marketing and Communications at Playhouse Square;...

Maximizing Your Social Media Presence

The third session in the new Humanities@Work Jumpstart Your Search series. At the lunchheon-style workshop, students will learn how to maximize your LinkedIn profile and uncover new opportunities through social media. We'll start with the Elite Eight steps to creating an effective and professional profile, then discuss how to...

Standing Out in the Digital Age

The second event in the new Humanities@Work Jumpstart Your Search series. At the lunchheon-style workshop, students will learn the essential elements of a strong resume, including how to create a resume that showcases the best you, and how to maximize your resume for online Applicant Tracking Systems. Registration required...